Marketing for Small & Starter Businesses

Learn a range of practical marketing strategies and techniques to successfully launch a new business or to grow your small businesses.

Develop marketing objectives, create a marketing plan and acquire the skills you need to increase awareness and sales for your business. 

Level: All Levels

Suitability and entry requirements: A good level of spoken English, basic IT skills and experience using the internet


Application Deadling for Upcoming Recover & Grow Course for SMEs

Recover & Grow is a new free six-week course from the London Business Hub and the Business School that can help you strengthen your business, build your resilience and set the foundations to grow.


As a business owner, it’s important to equip yourself not only with the knowledge and skills to deal with current challenges, but also a clear vision of where you want to take your business in the future – and how to get there.

COVID-19 Conflict & Safety Webinar

As businesses work even harder to suppress the virus and keep people safe, Safer Business Network launches a new webinar - COVID-19 - Conflict and Safety Webinar.

With speakers from Safer Business Network, Met Police and Environmental Health this webinar will:

Explore what conflict is and how to manage conflict

Summarise key safety procedures in relation to COVID-19

Understand the Police approach to enforcement

You will also have the opportunity to ask our panel of experts any questions that you have.

Don't forget to register.

Navigating the New EU Landscape for SMEs Webinar

What will you learn? 

Hear the latest updates and guidance from our expert speakers

Uncover what you need to do if you are employing EU nationals in the UK, or employing UK nationals in your European Office

Discover new rules for trading with EU companies, the UK Global Tariff, imports and exports

Learn how to secure your IP and how your business practices may need to change

Find out changes to business travel to and from the EU

Address pain points with speaker Q&A


Home Affairs Committee Retail Workers Survey Deadline

Have you experienced violence and abuse whilst working in retail?

Getting Women Into Construction Information Session

Women into Construction and West London College are looking to recruit 15 unemployed women to take part in a four-week programme, starting on 18 January 2021.

The Women into Construction programme is open to unemployed women aged 19+ and includes support with childcare. The programme will consist of:

UCAS Deadline

If you are interested in studying in the 2021 academic year at any one of our fantastic local education institutions, this is your deadline to apply via UCAS. 

Virtual Open Day

Are you looking for a College space for September 21 start? Or, perhaps, you want to upskill in your career, and looking for the suitable professional course to help you do so?

Our Virtual Open Event is the best place to find out about our courses at all our four Colleges, as well as accessing a wide range of online resources to help you take that next step in your future!

A Chapter from my Life & Book from Howard Haughton

In collaboration with Ealing Libraries, Howard Haughton brings you 'A Chapter from my Life & Book.'

West London Creative Producers Peer Mentoring Programme

West London Creative Producers is a FREE peer mentoring programme for creative producers in Hounslow and neighbouring boroughs. Through a series of facilitated sessions with a small group of fellow creatives, you will build lasting relationships with people who also face the challenge of developing their businesses through uncertain times. Together, you’ll enhance your communication skills, apply your own experience to help others, and devise strategies for dealing with obstacles in your way.